Amor Takes Low-Pro Honors

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - by special report to

Doug Amor shot 70 on Monday and earned low-pro honors in the Chattanooga Chapter TN PGA at the Creeks Bend Golf Club.

Monday's Results:

Low Professional : 1st: (70) Doug Amor

2nd: (73) Bruce Etter

Professional Skins: #3 Doug Amor, #4 David Owens, & #11 Bruce Etter

Amateur Skins: #2 Scott Skotte, #7 Jeff Poe, #14 Dave Moser, & #17 Guy Carpenter

Team Results:

1st: (62) Richard Rebne, Wayne Woolfall, Bobby Eaton, Sammy Henry

2nd: (63) Doug Amor, Josh Baker, Mark Song, Carroll Turner

3rd: (64) Bruce Etter, Freddy Gray, Ronnie Workman, Eric Speare

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